The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 70 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 15 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.57% 1.82% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.20% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 19
Median salary £37,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £47,100 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £60,000 £56,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -2.38%  

Problem Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 803 819 1097
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.08% 82.89% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 652 653 843
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Problem Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management in Essex.

Salary trend for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Essex

Problem Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -4 3 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Problem Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 26 (86.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) SLA
2 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) Business Continuity
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.00%) Line Management
9 5 (16.67%) Software Licensing
9 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL V2
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Frame Relay
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Service Management
9 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
1 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Frame Relay
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) French Language
2 3 (10.00%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Service Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Operations Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Service Operations Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 5 (16.67%) Incident Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Major Incident Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Customer Services Manager
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Applications Support
8 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
4 7 (23.33%) Business Continuity
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Line Management
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL V2
6 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Service Management
6 5 (16.67%) Software Licensing
7 4 (13.33%) Time Management
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Dynatrace
4 3 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (10.00%) Software AG
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) webMethods
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec